Published: July 18, 2017, 4:29 am
Need Your First Personal Loan? No Problem
Are you considering taking out a personal loan to launch your business? And is this your first foray into the field of personal loans? Never fear, help is here. Read on to muster your courage.
Don’t Fear Your Fear
The first time you do anything is scary. In some cases, it’s our fear of the unknown that makes us hesitant to take that step towards new situations. In other cases, like when you’re about to take out your first personal loan, it’s the fear of the consequences of your actions that turns you (Read more...
Published: June 16, 2017, 5:20 am
5 Reasons to Share Office Space with Other Founders
The current business environment is highly competitive, especially for startups, and for many entrepreneurs shared office space is the way to go.
Anyone can now start and run a business from any location in the world. The internet enables consumers to buy almost everything they need without leaving their homes. However, businesses still need a physical location, especially those in the service industry. Your most important clients, investors, and employees need a platform for face-to-face interactions.
You have several options when you’re looking for office space for your business. You can (Read more...
Published: June 13, 2017, 2:28 am
How to Succeed with an Online Business
The internet opened wide the doors of success for many an aspiring entrepreneur with an online business. Only a couple of decades ago, a person needed to invest in a building and substantial inventory before they could even consider opening a business of their own.
But now, all anyone needs to get started now are a computer, a smartphone, and a reliable internet connection.
However, just as in the old days, certain intangible assets make all the difference between those who succeed and those who fall by the wayside. I’m talking now about savvy (Read more...
Published: October 12, 2016, 7:00 pm
Learning to live without a stable, predictable income stalls many entrepreneurs before they even start. Not knowing the amount you’ll be bringing in each week, month, and year can be hard to balance while shelling out those early startup expenses.
What is the best way to protect yourself from becoming stretched too thin? Learn to overestimate your expenses and underestimate your income. You’ll be setting yourself up for success long-term by using conservative estimates to your earnings and liberal estimates to your spending.
Are you still worried about living without a predictable paycheck? Have you gone around in circles (Read more...
Published: September 29, 2016, 4:00 pm
Let’s face it, part of the reason so many new businesses exist today is because capital is no longer a major issue. You can start a small business on literally a shoestring budget and get to work within a week.
The problem is that running a business still costs plenty, and that’s either going to come out of your wallet or out of your time bank because time is precious to entrepreneurs.
Statistics show that waiting for venture capital is often not worth the time investment and the SBA states that of all 600,000 new businesses started each (Read more...